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Photo Project

Artstor Digital Library

  1. Advanced search, select Classification: Photographs and "Search for words or phrases" (e.g., Civil Rights)

Pop Culture Universe 

  1. ‚ÄčAdvanced search and select Photos, then select a Topic or Subject

Library of Congress Digital Collections: Photos

  1. Browse collections or search by topic/event/place/person

For more background information on the event/person/place your photo depicts, search Gale Virtual Reference Library, or use another databases listed under the Research Project (to the right).

Use library resources (above) to locate your chosen photo!

  1. Reliable identifying information (date, person, place, etc.)
  2. Higher quality photo resolution
  3. Context and background information for the image